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Jul 24, 2020

Rhino Carbon Fiber™ Concrete Crack Lock® stitches are a concrete crack stitching solution made of carbon fiber that repair and reinforce concrete cracks. The Rhino Carbon Fiber™ Concrete Crack Lock® stitch is an evolution of rebar and concrete staples, developed to take full advantage of the carbon fiber’s tensile strength, decrease labor time and cost while providing a more aesthetic finished look as it can easily be painted over or covered with a finishing product! Carbon fiber is light weight ...

Feb 01, 2020

The SharpGrade Standard series 78” and 84” models are designed to suit mid-frame skid steers from 70 – 90HP. The Standard series shares all of the critical components of its heavy-duty big brother, in a more compact frame, sharing the same patented QuadRod linkage, adjustable hitch plate and graduated measurement receiver poles. Utilising a deep, mono beam chassis, visibility and manoeuvrability are increased, without affecting strength. The patented QuadGrade linkage is the most simple, rigid, ...

Feb 01, 2020

The SharpGradeX is the world’s first fully automated, precision laser grader attachment for excavators. The SharpGradeX mounts on the end of the stick, using the conventional bucket pins.  The operator places the SharpGradeX in position and draws the stick back towards the cab.  The SharpGradeX automatically controls elevation and cross fall. Unlike conventional grade indicate systems which calculate bucket position from multiple slope sensors, the SharpGradeX controls the excavator directly fro ...

Jan 24, 2020

At World of concrete 2020 SharpGrade International will reveal our new products, including a mid-size grading box for skid steers and the world’s first fully automated grading attachment for excavators. SharpGrade specialize in precision grading attachments for skid steers and excavators.  We focus on accuracy and productivity, with several patented technologies to allow the operator to grade faster, more accurately and consistently.  Our patented QuadRod linkage drives the SharpGrade to grade u ...

Dec 06, 2019

Heavy Equipment Manufacturing (HEM) www.hempaving.com recently returned from Munich, Germany, after exhibiting at the Bauma 2019 Exhibition.  In conjunction with its Indian partner, Apollo Inffratech, HEM exhibited from 8 – 14 April.  During the seven day event over 620,000 visitors attended from 63 countries. According to HEM’s Vice President for International Operations, Rick Eisiminger, HEM met with visitors from over 30 countries during the show.  “This was a tremendous opportunity for HEM t ...
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Dec 06, 2019

Dowel bar insertion or “DBI” is the process for mechanically inserting reinforcing dowel bars into concrete during the paving process.  It is intended to eliminate tied rebar cages or mats placed in front of the paver.  The traditional method of dowel bar insertion is the automatic dowel bar inserter which is a highly automated and dedicated machine. The dowel bar inserter offers contractors advantages of convenience, flexibility and labor cost savings.  With no tied cages or baskets in front of ...

Dec 06, 2019

HEM Paving has always prided itself on manufacturing the most durable and field-friendly equipment on the market – that will never change.  But did you know that HEM equipment is also technology-friendly?  (and always has been!). All of HEM’s machines have the capability to be used with GPS (e.g. Stringless) systems simply by adding the Stringless Ready option on your new HEM trimmer, placer, paver or texture cure machine. Even more exciting is that if your company has moved (or will be moving) ...

Dec 06, 2019

3,000 feet above sea level to be exact! HEM Paving recently partnered with DBE Constructors, LTD to tackle a bridge overlay on busy Interstate 80 in beautiful northern California.  The project, just north of Colfax, CA involved an 8-hour lane closure during which the bridge deck had to be milled, cleaned and resurfaced and then reopened for traffic. California has been using polyester overlays for many years to address the current state of deterioration of their bridges and because of the volati ...

Dec 06, 2019

Something needs to be done about the condition of America’s roads & bridges! In 2017, the ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) gave America’s bridges a Safety and Condition rating of C+. Bridges are built to last approximately 50 years. The average age of U.S. bridges is now 42. Of the approximate 610,000 rural and urban bridges in the United States, more than 24% are considered functionally obsolete or structurally deficient. The stresses affecting the nation’s bridges will only increase ...

Oct 16, 2019

CONTACT:       Gregory R. Sheehy, PresidentExtrutech Plastics, Inc.Phone: 888-818-0118Fax: 920-684-4344Email: info@epiplastics.comWebsite: www.epiplastics.com EXTRUTECH PLASTICS, INC will be at BOOTH N650 at the World of Concrete Show, February  5-7 2020 with its new 8”and 6” Concrete Form Panel along with a growing number of Interlocking Liner Panel and Partition Wall offerings for 2020. Manitowoc, WI,– Extrutech Plastics, the leader in wall and ceiling panels, is in production of its new paten ...

Jan 03, 2019
York, PA

Wagman Metal Products Inc. would like to announce their plan to attend the World of Concrete for the 35th year in a row. Everyone is invited to stop by booth S10454 located in the South Hall of the Convention Center.  George Wagman, CEO, or Will Wallace, Vice President of Sales, will be happy to greet you and learn about your needs as a concrete professional.While at the booth, be sure to check out the Wagman GHP LP230 Concrete Polishing Power Trowel.  This versatile propane-powered machine has ...

Oct 26, 2018

Motorenfabrik Hatz of Ruhstorf, Germany has officially named Michael Hartoonian as President and Chief Executive Officer of Hatz Diesel of America. He will oversee the international company’s North American Operations including Canada. Mr. Hartoonian has 24 years of engine industry experience in both sales and management. Hatz Diesel is a worldwide leader in the manufacture of high quality diesel engines from 3 to 78 HP that are used in industrial, construction, military, marine, railroad, turf ...

Oct 26, 2018

Hatz Diesel of America has officially named Andrew Crownover as Vice President and Treasurer overseeing all financial matters in North America. Mr. Crownover has served as the company’s Chief Financial Officer for the past several years and has been with Hatz Diesel for over 20 years. He is a graduate of Carroll University and has a Masters in Finance from The University of Wisconsin. Hatz Diesel is a worldwide leader in the manufacture of high quality diesel engines from 3 to 78 HP that are use ...

Oct 26, 2018

Hatz Diesel of America announced that Eric Hoffmann has been added to its growing staff as Application Engineer. Hoffmann joins the firm from Cummins where he was an application engineer for its diesel engines. His background also includes powertrain control system development and production engineering experience in the OEM/Off-Highway markets along with a Masters in Mechanical Engineering. He will provide technical and engineering support to the Hatz Sales Team, Distributors and OEM Customers. ...

Oct 26, 2018

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers recently recognized Hatz Diesel of America for its 25 years of association membership. The award was presented to Hatz President & CEO Mike Hartoonian by AEM Representative, Paul Malek. Hatz Diesel is a worldwide leader in the manufacture of high quality diesel engines from 3 to 78 HP that are used in industrial, construction, military, marine, railroad, turf care, power generation, material handling, agricultural, mining, transportation, forestry and r ...

Sep 04, 2018

HBC-radiomatic Inc. is celebrating 20 years since the U.S. subsidiary of the German radio remote controls manufacturer was incorporated in Ohio in the spring of 1998. Formal celebrations have been put on hold whilst a major expansion project is completed at Hebron, Kentucky headquarters, which started in May. HBC-radiomatic, Inc. was initially established to broaden the support network of the group’s international customers and originally operated from a small facility in Blue Ash, Ohio. As the ...

Jul 11, 2018

Topcon Positioning Group and JCB announce a collaboration to provide the Topcon X-53x as a plug-and-play option for the new JCB 220X crawler excavators — the first models in the next generation of JCB tracked machines for the global construction market. The new excavators come with a Topcon pre-wire option from the factory. The companies are collaborating through their extensive dealer networks to provide customers with the highest level of technology and support. “We are excited to bring our le ...

Aug 07, 2017
Hebron, KY

Innovation by the radio specialists from Crailsheim, Germany wins with split screen color display and many other features and functions. The wireless control of cranes and machinery is regularly taken for granted.The advantages are obvious: the operator is afforded unrestricted movement and is able to establish the ideal working position with a clear and safe view of the load, and can securely fasten and handle the load without the need for a spotter.   Parallel to the technical developments in ...

Feb 13, 2020
Dallas, TX

February 13, 2020 - Dallas, Texas - World of Concrete 2020 concluded its 45th edition with a very strong event for the concrete & masonry industries. This signature annual event drew approximately 54,000 registered professionals, packing the halls of the Las Vegas Convention Center, and featured 1,310 companies (including 255 brand new companies) exhibiting across more than 700,000 net square feet of exhibit space. International presence was also robust with 237 companies from 29 countries outsi ...

Jan 31, 2019
Dallas, TX

January 31, 2019 - Dallas, Texas - World of Concrete 2019 exceeded expectations across the board and concluded its 44th edition as the largest World of Concrete in over a decade. This signature annual event for the international concrete & masonry industries drew 60,511 registered professionals and featured more than 1,500 companies (including 259 brand new companies) exhibiting across more than 776,800 net square feet of exhibit space. Jackie James, Group Director, World of Concrete, said: “Th ...

May 30, 2018
Dallas, Texas

WORLD OF CONCRETE ANNOUNCES LARGEST SPACE DRAW IN TEN YEARS Informa Exhibitions, U.S. reports that its recently completed space draw for World of Concrete 2019 secured just over 970 exhibitors booking more than 676,000 net square feet of exhibit space.   With eight months remaining until WOC 2019, organizers are anticipating significant growth over World of Concrete 2018–which was the largest event in nine years, with 58,000 registered professionals featuring 1,564 leading-industry suppliers exh ...

Feb 01, 2018
Dallas, TX

World of Concrete Hits 9-Year HighFebruary 1, 2018 - Dallas, Texas - World of Concrete 2018 exceeded expectations across the board, and concluded the 43rd edition as the largest World of Concrete in 9 years. This signature event for the concrete & masonry industries drew 58,222 registered professionals, and featured more than 1,567 companies (including 302 brand new companies) exhibiting across more than 747,411 net square feet of exhibit space.Jackie James, Group Director, World of Concrete, sa ...

Oct 18, 2017
Irving, Texas

Expectation Builds for World of Concrete 2018   The most important annual international event of the year for concrete and masonry professionals, WOC 2018, expects to attract 60,000 professional registrants and 1,500 leading suppliers from around the world. WOC 2018 will also be the largest World of Concrete in 9 years!   This world-renowned industry event will continue to bring international buyers together with U.S. exhibitors to expand business domestically and overseas. For the 13th consecut ...

Feb 01, 2017
Dallas, Texas

WORLD OF CONCRETE BRINGS THE INDUSTRY TOGETHER TO KICK OFF THE 2017 CONSTRUCTION SEASONWorld of Concrete 2017 provided exhibitors with a hugely successful platform to start the year off strong, packing the show floor with qualified industry-related attendees, ready to make purchasing decisions on the latest equipment, products, and technologies available. Many exhibitors commented WOC 2017 was one of the best shows in recent memory, resulting in a 73% rebook on booth space for WOC 2018. This int ...

May 31, 2016
Las Vegas, NV

For Immediate Release:  Trade Show Executive honored the fastest-growing trade shows during the Fastest 50 Awards & Summit on May 25-27 at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. Winners were selected based on the highest percentage of growth in each of the following categories: net square feet of paid exhibit space, number of exhibiting companies and number of attendees. In addition to honoring the fastest-growing trade shows, Trade Show Executive presents one show in each of the categories with a Fastest 5 ...

Feb 12, 2016
Dallas, Texas

WORLD OF CONCRETE HITS 7-YEAR HIGH World of Concrete 2016 exceeded expectations across the board. This signature event for the concrete industry drew 60,110 registered professionals, up from 55,779 in 2015, and featured more than 1,532 companies exhibiting across more than 743,889 net square feet of space, an increase of more than 67,000 net square feet from 2015. This was the largest World of Concrete in seven years.Tom Cindric, Vice President, Informa Exhibitions U.S., Construction & Real Esta ...

Jun 08, 2015
Dallas, Texas

For Immediate Release WORLD OF CONCRETE ANNOUNCES LARGEST SPACE DRAW IN SEVEN YEARS Dallas, TX, June 8, 2015 – Informa Exhibitions, U.S. reports that its recently completed space draw for World of Concrete 2016 secured 937 exhibitors booking more than 610,000 net square feet of space. With seven months remaining until WOC 2016, organizers are anticipating significant growth over World of Concrete 2015–which was the largest event in six years, with 55,779 registered professionals featuring more ...

Jun 04, 2015

A truly international and dynamic show!The 10th Intermat show closed its doors on 25 April 2015 with visitor numbers of 183,000 (including 131,624 identified visitors) recorded during its six days. These numbers are slightly down (-8.5%) compared to those of 2012, a record-breaking year, however the result is particularly satisfying given the complex and uncertain economic climate. Moreover, Intermat has cemented its international focus with 35% of visitors coming from 168 countries including fr ...

Feb 10, 2015

For Immediate Release  Double-Digit Growth at World of Concrete 2015 Dallas, Texas – February 10, 2015 – Celebrating 41 years of industry excellence, World of Concrete 2015  exceeded expectations across the board. The signature event for the concrete industry drew 55,779  registered professionals, up from just over 48,000 in 2014, and featured more than 1,459 companies exhibiting across more than 675,000 net square feet of space, an increase of more than 100,000 net square feet from 2014 . This ...

Nov 18, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C.

Hanley Wood, the premier information, media, event, and strategic marketing services company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries, announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell its Hanley Wood Exhibitions business to Informa PLC, a UK-based publishing and events company that operates in more than 40 countries and is one of the world’s leading knowledge providers. The sale is subject to customary regulatory review and is expected to close by the end of ...

Jun 19, 2014

Dallas, June 19, 2014 – Hanley Wood Exhibitions reports that its recently completed space draw for World of Concrete 2015 secured 875 exhibitors booking over 550,000 net square feet of space. With seven months remaining until the show opens, organizers are anticipating significant growth over World of Concrete 2014–the 40th Anniversary of the event.“Excitement and optimism are at an all-time high for World of Concrete, said Jackie James, Director of World of Concrete. “The space draw has surpass ...

Jan 30, 2014
Dallas, Texas

Dallas – January 30, 2014 – Celebrating 40 years of industry excellence, World of Concrete 2014 wrapped up another successful show January 20-24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The signature event for the concrete industry drew over 48,000 registered professionals, and featured more than 1,250 companies exhibiting across more than 570,000 net square feet of space.World of Concrete opened Tuesday, January 21, with former Las Vegas Mayor and Host Committee Chairman Oscar Goodman with his signa ...

Jan 30, 2014
Dallas, Texas

Dallas, Texas (January 30, 2014) – Hanley Wood Exhibitions reports that Rig Racin’, the official mobile game app from World of Concrete, hit a whopping 100,000 downloads within a month of its release.Rig Racin’ has increased awareness of the World of Concrete brand and has driven engagement with concrete industry professionals across the globe. The game is available in the Apple App Store for iOS devices and Google Play for Android devices.Game players can steer mixer trucks through three action ...

Dec 20, 2013
Dallas, TX

For the third year, World of Concrete 2014 is recognizing the accomplishments of crews in the commercial construction/masonry industry with the CREWS THAT ROCK competition, sponsored by BASF. This popular contest honors crew members for their teamwork and contribution to the industry and their communities. Crews submitted stories and photos of their amazing and inspiring projects from the past year for a chance to win a trip to the show, hotel stays, seminars and other exciting prizes.Projects w ...

Dec 16, 2013
Dallas, TX

Hanley Wood Exhibitions has unveiled a game for mobile devices to build awareness of its World of Concrete brand and drive engagement with concrete industry professionals. The game, titled “Rig Racin,’” is now available in the Apple App Store for iOS devices and Google Play for Android devices.Game players can steer mixer trucks through three action-packed, challenging game-play environments.  Players must deliver their cement load on time to receive in-game rewards and to advance to more challe ...

Nov 05, 2013
Dallas, Texas

S.E. INTERMAT, owner and organizer of the INTERMAT trade shows, and HANLEY WOOD, LLC, and organizer of World of Concrete, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop a new event, “World of Concrete Europe.”This partnership gives S.E. INTERMAT and HANLEY WOOD, LLC a leading position on the concrete industry market in Europe.Tom Cindric, Vice President of Hanley Wood Exhibitions, said: “We are very excited by this partnership which is another major step in the worldwide development of Wo ...

Oct 15, 2013
Dallas, Texas

With 40 years of history, action and innovation under its “tool belt,” World of Concrete attributes its legacy to the continued success of exhibitors and attendees. Building on the reputation as the only annual international event dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries, World of Concrete will be held on January 21-24, 2014; Seminars: 20-24 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.In addition to highlighting the 40th anniversary, WOC 2014 will feature a week packed ful ...

Sep 09, 2013

Dallas, TX, September 9, 2013 – It’s that time of year again, when concrete construction and masonry construction crew members submit their outstanding projects from this year to be entered to win the CREWS THAT ROCK competition. World of Concrete 2014 will once again present the CREWS THAT ROCK competition, sponsored by BASF, to honor crew members for their teamwork and contribution to the industry. The top winners will receive a trip to WOC 2014 as well as other prizes in addition to widespre ...

Feb 20, 2013

Dallas, Texas – February 20, 2013 – World of Concrete 2013 recently wrapped up another hugely successful show at the Las Vegas Convention Center February 5-8, 2013; Seminars 4-8. The well-known industry show surpassed all expectations in square footage and attendance numbers while launching new and exciting products, equipment and events; presenting more than 100 seminars in the world-class Education and Certification Program; and providing valuable networking opportunities for exhibitors and at ...

Jan 31, 2012

Dallas, Texas – January 31, 2012 – World of Concrete 2012 recently completed another successful show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 24-27, 2012; Seminars 23-27. The well-known industry show launched a wide array of new and exciting products, equipment and events; presented more than 100 seminars in the world-class Education and Certification Program; and provided valuable networking opportunities for exhibitors and attendees. World of Concrete 2012, the only annual international com ...

Jan 28, 2011

Dallas, Texas – January 28, 2011 – World of Concrete 2011 returned to the Las Vegas Convention Center January 18-21, 2011; Seminars 17-21, and launched a wide array of new products and equipment, presented a world-class Education and Certification Program, and provided crucial networking opportunities for exhibitors and attendees. This well-known industry show continued to build upon its reputation as the only annual international commercial construction trade show for the concrete and masonry ...

Jun 07, 2013

Dallas, TX, June 7, 2013 -- Jackie James, Director of World of Concrete, will travel to Mexico City and Puebla in late June to participate in a trade mission hosted by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA). The primary goal of the mission is to increase attendees and exhibitors from Mexico at World of Concrete and promote the use of concrete and masonry in the commercial construction industries. The LVCVA has conducted about 14 of these missions, specifically for trade show pro ...

Jun 06, 2013

Dallas, TX, June 6, 2013 – World of Concrete will continue to bring international buyers together with U.S. exhibitors to expand business domestically and overseas. For the 9th consecutive year, the U.S. Department of Commerce has selected the World of Concrete for the International Buyer Program (IBP) for both the 2014 and 2015 shows. WOC draws significant attendance at each event working with the Department of Commerce. WOC 2014, January 21-24; Seminars 20-24 in Las Vegas, will offer delegatio ...

Feb 07, 2013

Dallas, Texas – February 7, 2013 – Hanley Wood, LLC, owner and producer of the World of Concrete exhibition, announced today plans to launch World of Concrete India, which will debut in October 2013 at the HITEX Exhibition Centre in Hyderabad, India. With a booming construction industry, India has been in the process of modernizing its infrastructure including highways, bridges, airports, ports, metro and mono rails, power and projects. India serves as the perfect host for the well-known World o ...

Jul 16, 2012

Dallas, Texas – July 16, 2012 – Concrete construction and masonry crew members won’t have to wait long for bragging rights when it comes their outstanding projects from this year. World of Concrete 2013 will once again present the CREWS THAT ROCK competition, sponsored by BASF, to honor crew members for their teamwork and contribution to the industry. The top winners will receive a trip to WOC 2013 in addition to widespread industry recognition. Since crews have always been a huge part of World ...

Feb 09, 2009

Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. – World of Concrete was awardednational honors by the leading trade show industry publication at the recent Trade Show Executive Gold 100 Awards & Summit in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.Trade Show Executive (TSE) magazine recognizes the top 100 trade shows in the United States each year and gives special distinction to standouts in 13 Gold Grand Award categories. The magazine, which ranks World of Concrete as the 16th largest in the U.S., chose the commercial constructi ...
 
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